The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 174 148 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.25% 15.90% 18.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.98% 62.98% 48.09%
Number of salaries quoted 150 140 147
Average salary £39,000 £33,331 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
295 235 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.63% 25.24% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 251 224 294
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Southampton

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Southampton

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 181 (59.34%) SQL
2 178 (58.36%) .NET
3 148 (48.52%) C#
4 133 (43.61%) Windows
4 133 (43.61%) Microsoft
5 107 (35.08%) ASP.NET
6 98 (32.13%) MS Excel
7 96 (31.48%) JavaScript
8 91 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (28.52%) HTML
10 70 (22.95%) .NET Framework
11 69 (22.62%) T-SQL
12 68 (22.30%) MVC
13 66 (21.64%) Software Engineering
14 63 (20.66%) CSS
15 60 (19.67%) Degree
16 55 (18.03%) XML
17 52 (17.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 49 (16.07%) TDD
18 49 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
19 45 (14.75%) Oracle
20 43 (14.10%) Multithreading
21 40 (13.11%) WCF
22 39 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
23 38 (12.46%) AngularJS
23 38 (12.46%) Visual Studio
23 38 (12.46%) Data Warehouse
24 37 (12.13%) Java
24 37 (12.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 36 (11.80%) PowerShell

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.61%) IIS
2 11 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.28%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.31%) NetWeaver
4 4 (1.31%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.98%) WordPress
5 3 (0.98%) CMS
6 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.66%) Node.js
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.33%) ArcSDE
7 1 (0.33%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 98 (32.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.31%) PowerPivot
3 3 (0.98%) MS Office
3 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.66%) Infor CRM
3 2 (0.66%) GoldMine
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.33%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (10.16%) TCP/IP
2 25 (8.20%) Firewall
3 24 (7.87%) Network Security
4 21 (6.89%) SAN
4 21 (6.89%) CTI
5 10 (3.28%) Broadband
6 9 (2.95%) DNS
7 7 (2.30%) Internet
8 6 (1.97%) LAN
8 6 (1.97%) WAN
9 4 (1.31%) NAS
10 3 (0.98%) HTTP
11 2 (0.66%) SNMP
11 2 (0.66%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.33%) IPsec
12 1 (0.33%) SSL
12 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 39 (12.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (12.46%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (12.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (11.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (8.20%) Relational Database
7 21 (6.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (6.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (4.92%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 9 (2.95%) Oracle Database
11 8 (2.62%) DTS
11 8 (2.62%) MS Access
11 8 (2.62%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.97%) OLAP
12 6 (1.97%) OLAP Cube
12 6 (1.97%) Big Data
13 5 (1.64%) MySQL
14 4 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (12.46%) Visual Studio
2 29 (9.51%) Moq
3 19 (6.23%) NUnit
3 19 (6.23%) JIRA
4 18 (5.90%) Git (software)
5 13 (4.26%) MSTest
6 12 (3.93%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (3.93%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (0.66%) Subversion
9 2 (0.66%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.66%) JUnit
General
1 15 (4.92%) Finance
1 15 (4.92%) Retail
2 3 (0.98%) Marketing
3 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.33%) Back Office
4 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.33%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.33%) German Language
4 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 187 (61.31%) Developer
2 60 (19.67%) Software Developer
3 53 (17.38%) C# Developer
4 45 (14.75%) .NET Developer
5 37 (12.13%) DBA
6 36 (11.80%) Senior Developer
7 28 (9.18%) SQL DBA
8 25 (8.20%) Administrator
9 21 (6.89%) SQL Server DBA
10 18 (5.90%) Senior C# Developer
11 17 (5.57%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (5.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 16 (5.25%) Graduate
12 16 (5.25%) Web Developer
12 16 (5.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (4.59%) Graduate Developer
13 14 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 14 (4.59%) Analyst
14 12 (3.93%) Junior
14 12 (3.93%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (58.36%) .NET
2 107 (35.08%) ASP.NET
3 87 (28.52%) HTML
4 70 (22.95%) .NET Framework
5 63 (20.66%) CSS
6 55 (18.03%) XML
7 49 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (13.11%) WCF
9 38 (12.46%) AngularJS
10 31 (10.16%) SOAP
11 30 (9.84%) Web Services
12 29 (9.51%) WPF
13 28 (9.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (8.20%) Entity Framework
15 23 (7.54%) WinForms
16 22 (7.21%) REST
17 20 (6.56%) KnockoutJS
17 20 (6.56%) COM
18 19 (6.23%) jQuery
19 17 (5.57%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.18%) Clustering
2 18 (5.90%) Client/Server
3 15 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.97%) Life Science
8 5 (1.64%) Replication
8 5 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.98%) EPoS
10 3 (0.98%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.66%) Open Source
11 2 (0.66%) iPad
11 2 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.66%) iPhone
11 2 (0.66%) NHS
11 2 (0.66%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.33%) GIS
12 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 133 (43.61%) Windows
2 19 (6.23%) UNIX
3 13 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.93%) Linux
5 10 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.62%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.64%) Android
8 5 (1.64%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.66%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (22.30%) MVC
3 66 (21.64%) Software Engineering
4 49 (16.07%) TDD
5 43 (14.10%) Multithreading
6 32 (10.49%) Project Management
7 31 (10.16%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (9.51%) Performance Tuning
9 26 (8.52%) OOD
9 26 (8.52%) Scrum
10 24 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (7.21%) ITIL
12 21 (6.89%) PRINCE2
13 18 (5.90%) Domain-Driven Design
13 18 (5.90%) User Stories
14 16 (5.25%) Database Mirroring
14 16 (5.25%) MVVM
14 16 (5.25%) OO
15 14 (4.59%) Service Delivery
15 14 (4.59%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 181 (59.34%) SQL
2 148 (48.52%) C#
3 96 (31.48%) JavaScript
4 69 (22.62%) T-SQL
5 37 (12.13%) Java
6 36 (11.80%) PowerShell
7 31 (10.16%) C++
8 22 (7.21%) PHP
9 17 (5.57%) VB
9 17 (5.57%) VB.NET
10 13 (4.26%) Python
11 10 (3.28%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.31%) Perl
12 4 (1.31%) VBA
13 2 (0.66%) Delphi
13 2 (0.66%) C
14 1 (0.33%) Ruby
14 1 (0.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 60 (19.67%) Degree
2 8 (2.62%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.30%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.64%) CCNA
4 5 (1.64%) ISEB
4 5 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 4 (1.31%) MCSA
6 3 (0.98%) MCDBA
6 3 (0.98%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.56%) QA
2 18 (5.90%) SLA
3 12 (3.93%) ISO 9001
4 8 (2.62%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.97%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) SCOM
2 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 133 (43.61%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.75%) Oracle
3 6 (1.97%) Telerik
3 6 (1.97%) SonicWALL
4 5 (1.64%) Cisco
5 4 (1.31%) VMware
5 4 (1.31%) Mitel
6 2 (0.66%) Serena
6 2 (0.66%) IBM
6 2 (0.66%) Avaya
6 2 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.33%) ESRI
7 1 (0.33%) Borland
7 1 (0.33%) SAP
7 1 (0.33%) Acronis
7 1 (0.33%) Facebook
7 1 (0.33%) Twitter
7 1 (0.33%) Xamarin
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bupa, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £360000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 depending on skills and experience plus car
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bupa, Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 23 days ago